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Author Baldwin, Cinda K.

Title Great & noble jar : traditional stoneware of South Carolina / Cinda K. Baldwin

Published [Columbia, SC] : McKissick Museum [of] The University of South Carolina : University of Georgia Press, [1993]
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Description 1 online resource (xiii, 234 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates) : illustrations (some color)
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Contents Cover; Contents; Preface; Acknowledgments; CHAPTER ONE: Carolina Clay: Early Influences on the Stoneware Tradition in South Carolina; CHAPTER TWO: The Edgefield District Stoneware Factories: Origins of a Regional Folk Pottery Tradition; CHAPTER THREE: The African-American Presence in the Edgefield District Stoneware Tradition; CHAPTER FOUR: Post-Civil War Stoneware Production in South Carolina; CHAPTER FIVE: South Carolina Stoneware Glazes and Decorative Treatments; CHAPTER SIX: Put Every Bit All Between: Stoneware Forms and Functions
EPILOGUE: Decline and Renewal of the Southern Folk Pottery TraditionAPPENDIXES; One: Landrum Family Pottery Dynasty; Two: Ownership Chronology for the Pottersville Stoneware Manufactory; Three: Verses Appearing on Ware Produced by the Slave Potter Dave; Four: Major Elements in Glaze and Clay Body of Selected Alkaline-glazed Stoneware; Notes; Bibliography; List of South Carolina Potters; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; X; Y; Z
Summary Baldwin examines the making of stoneware through the post-Civil War period and the first half of the twentieth century, particularly in the Edgefield District of South Carolina
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 209-215) and index
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Subject Stoneware -- South Carolina -- History.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0820313718
0820347019 (electronic bk)
9780820347011 (electronic bk)
Other Titles Great and noble jar